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Important Neshoba Addresses
If you have addresses that are important to Neshoba researchers, please send them to the coordinator.

Neshoba County Chancery Clerk

401 E Beacon Street
Suite 110
Philadelphia, Mississippi 39350

Divorce records, probate records from mid 1850's (somewhat scattered)

The Clerk of Circuit Court
401 E Beacon Street
Suite 110
Philadelphia, Mississippi 39350

Marriage records from the 1877 through the present (though some were damaged by fires), and Land Records from 1836.

Please order marriage records before 1920 from the library.
Neshoba (Philadelphia) Co. Public Library
230 Beacon Street
Philadelphia, MS 39350
Phone (601) 656 - 4911

*if you are ordering a copy of a marriage license, please call for pricing. Please enclose a stamped, self-addressed envelope per request.
The Philadelphia Public Library also has mortgage books and miscellaneous county records.

Neshoba Democrat Newspaper

P.O. Box 30
Philadelphia, MS 30350
(601) 656-4000

Dancing Rabbit Creek Genealogical Society

c/o Carthage-Leake County Library,
114 East Franklin Street, Carthage MS 39051 E-Mail:
Historical Trails Library, Route 1, Box 373, Philadelphia, MS 39350

Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians tribal government headquarters is also located in Neshoba County, in the Pearl River Community, which has the largest Choctaw population in the state.

Mississippi Department of Archives and History

Mississippi Department of Archives and History

P. O. Box 571
Jackson, MS 39205-0571
To Email:
Archives/Library Reference Desk



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Contact Us

County Coordinator

Jeff Kemp - State Coordinator

Ann Allen Geoghegan or Denise Wells, Asst. State Coordinators

Questions or Comments?

If you have questions or problems with this site, email the County Coordinator. Please to not ask for specfic research on your family. I am unable to do your personal research. I do not live in MS and do not have access to additional records.